Gate Piers About 20 Metres South West And Wall To Churchyard Of Holy Cross

30 Jun 2001
Gate Piers About 20 Metres South West And Wall To Churchyard Of Holy Cross, The Street, Goodnestone, Dover, Kent, CT3 1PL
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

GOODNESTONE THE STREET TR 25 SE (West side) 3/98 Gate piers about 20 metres south west and wall to church- yard of Church of Holy Cross GV II Gate piers. Early C18. Red brick in 2 shades, with stone cap. About 8 feel high, with plinth and stone ball finials (1 ball missing), the piers are about 10 yards apart and joined by the stone base to a missing iron rail, with 2 central steps. The whole originally formed a ceremonial entrance to the churchyard from Goodnestone Park. The wall, terminated at the west end by a pier with a ball finial, varies in height from about 6 feet to about 10 feet at the east end where it adjoins Lindley House, and is almost entirely mid C19, although there are traces of an earlier wall.

Listing NGR: TR2541554411


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2127 IOE Records taken by Jenny Walters; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Jenny Walters. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Walters, Jenny

Rights Holder: Walters, Jenny


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